Athlon 1.53GHz....Worth the extra money? Tags: CPUs Last response: October 8, 2001 11:03 AM in CPUs Share Anonymous a b à CPUs October 8, 2001 10:56:48 AM I'm wondering what your thoughts are as to whether it is worth the extra $130 or so to get the 1.53GHz proc instead of the 1.4GHz. Looking for best bang-for-the-buck I can get More about : athlon 53ghz worth extra money Matisaro October 8, 2001 11:03:07 AM Yes, the athlon xp will perform much faster than the 1.4ghz tbird, it will blow the p4 @2ghz away(MOST LIKELY!) and still its less than half the cost of said p4. ~Matisaro~ "The Cash Left In My Pocket,The BEST Benchmark" ~Tbird1.email@example.com~ Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumAthlon 1.4 - worth the extra money ? ForumIs it worth the extra money ? ForumExtra Money vs Performance ForumRAID is it worth the extra money ? ForumIs the extra money worth it, or should I use these cheaper sticks? ForumRadeon 6750 vs 6670 Better for the money ? DDR5 or DDR3? ForumDon't waste your money on the NEW 7000 series AMD cards ForumUpgrading from Athlon II x2 250 to Phenom 965 BE ForumIs the Intel i5 2500k worth the extra $$ over the AMD PHENOM II X4 945 ForumFIRST TIME BUILDER - Most for my money ForumWhat to do with an " extra " system? ForumHow well will a Athlon II 630 run BF3? ForumBudget gaming; FX, Athlon or Pentium? ForumIs my Athlon L335 (and laptop) Fake? ForumExtra RAM decreased my Vista Score ForumBest Bang for my Hard Earned money Yo . :P HELP ! ForumThermaltake 850w PCI-E question ForumSkewed Athlon XP Benchmarks ForumAthlon 1400 vs P4 1.7ghz, LOAD TIME question ForumATHLON XP multiplier lock DEFEATED More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !